Take off Grants

TAKE-OFF GRANTS 

The Inlaks Take-Off Grants enable young people to realize their potential by providing financial support for constructive projects which foster the growth of individual talent.

 

Eligibility criteria

The applicant must

  • Be nominated by an Inlaks Alumnus
  • Submit proof of academic / practical excellence in your field of study.
  • Must be under 35 years of age as on 31 December in the year of application.
  • Be an Indian citizen, resident in India for two years before applying for the grant.
  • The project for which the grant is sought can be tenable in India or abroad.

 

Application Process

  1. The candidate must submit a detailed outline of the project that he/she will undertake. In addition to this the below needs to be submitted
  2. Detailed costs of undertaking the project with timelines
  3. Full CV/Resume
  4. Letter of nomination by the Inlaks Alumnus.
  5. Proof of age (Passport or Aadhar card copy)

 

Other details

  1. Application have to be made between 15 June – 15 September
  2. Final selection will be made by December and the said project must commence within the next six months.
  3. The Take-off grant will award financial support of up to a maximum of $5000.
  4. The application and the other documents must be scanned and emailed to info@inlaksfoundation.org by 15 September. No applications will be accepted post that date.

 

Recipients

2019

  • Anusha Madhusudhan – Law

2015

  • Himraj Singh Soin- Mountaineering

2011-2012

2010

  • Akshaya Tankha- History of Photography

2009

  • Dinesh Yadav- Theatre

2008

  • Sudipto Sarkar- Geo Physics

2007

  • Manasi Kumar- Psychotherapy

2005

  • Sankalp Modwal- Sports

2003-04

  • Yashvardhan Singh- Sports

2002-03

  • Debdatta Majumdar- Mathematics

2001-03

  • Puru Singh- Sports

1997

  • V.S.Dutu- Science
  • Mridul Mukherji- Science

1995

  • Vikas Sheoran- Sports

1994

  • Sumant Jayakrishnan –Theatre Calligraphy & Graphics

1993

  • Shantee Magee- Art Restoration

1992

  • Joshua Emmanuel- B.Sc

1992-93

  • Tapas Kumar Mal- Biochemistry
  • Ambika Menon- Gram Vikas
  • Aparna Gupta- Chemistry

1990

  • Shakti Kumar- Economics
  • Venkateshwaree Rao- Economics

1989

  • Mahinder Singh Rautila- Science
  • Vibhuti Sachdev- Architecture
  • Mohinder Singh- History, Economics, Politics
  • Nair Govindan Kutty- Stone Conservation
  • Mahan Das- Painting
  • Bijender Singh- Sports Promotion
  • S.Venkateswaran- Law

1988

  • Mohan Das- Painting
  • Ratnadeep Lal- Clothing Management
  • John Gomes- Painting
  • Krishna Gowda- Painting
  • Uma Mahesh- Painting
  • N.Pradeep- Painting
  • Narayanappa- Painting
  • Mandip Singh Soin- Mountain Rescue
  • V.Omprakash- Painting
  • Raghavendra Rao- Painting
  • U.S.Ramesh- Painting
  • S.Ravi- Painting
  • Vidyashree Sharma- Painting
  • K.Somshekhar- Painting
  • D.Sudarshan- Painting
  • Sumithra- Painting
  • K.B.Surekha- Painting
  • K.Velu- Painting
  • Nayak Venkatapathi- Painting
  • Venkatesh- Painting

1987

  • Nag Bhushan- Music Composition
  • Tejbir Khurrana- Biology
  • Jayaram Poduva- Painting
  • Salii Kishore Singh- Theatre
  • Arul Siromoney- Church Music
  • Amita Singh- School
  • Madhavan Thirumalai- Yachting
  • Kem Trivedi- Music Composition

1986

  • Bharti Devi- Secretarial
  • Gaur S.Gaen- Folk Music Singer
  • Manosi Lahiri- Computer Cartography
  • Amita Singh- School
  • Umapathy- Music
  • Shekhar Gupta – Journalism

1985

  • Rinzy Dorji- Hotel Management
  • Bibhakar Jha- Computer Science
  • Sharanya Naik- Contemporary Dance
  • Saam Trivedi- Music Composition

1984

  • Aveek Sen- Piano
  • Mohan Rao- Medicine
  • Praveen K. Swami- Music Composition
  • Shailen Tuli- Music Composition

1983

  • Preston Ahimaz- Wildlife Study of Shalin Falcon
  • T.Kalianwala- Piano & Composition
  • Zeba Khan- Mass Media
  • Pradeep Mukherjee- Traditional Rajasthani Painting
  • Kamal A.Nasir- Mass Media
  • Thomas J.Palakeel- M.A. in English
  • Sushil D. Sharma- Mass Media
  • P.V.Tripathi- Extra Sensory Perception